October 14, 2019

Mobile app security threats and secure best practices

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By KC Karnes From Clever Tap Is your mobile app secure?   It shouldn’t come as a surprise that mobile apps are targeted by hackers, given the rapid adoption and increased usage globally. By some estimates, one out of every 36 mobile devices has high-risk apps installed.1 An even more sobering mobile app security statistic […]

Gartner reports first ever global decline in smartphone sales

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By Natasha Loma From techcrunch Global smartphone sales have not been firing on all cylinders for several years now but Gartner’s latest figures record the first ever decline since the analyst began tracking the market all the way back in 2004. (Though it’s not the first analyst to call a decline.) Gartner’s figures peg sales […]

Linux, the overweight king of cloud: Will this change anytime soon?

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By Nick Hardiman From TechRepublic Nick Hardiman argues that the problem with Linux is that multi-purpose distros, which are great for cloud computing jobs, are making the server OS fat. 625px-linuxtuxlarryewing.png Image: Wikimedia/Larry Ewing Sadly, Linux has become old, fat, and slow. After two decades of overindulgence, the once-lean OS has gained some ugly pounds […]

Are we witnessing Windows Phone’s last stand?

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By Darren Murph from BGR Much has been written about Microsoft’s unsettling plan to cut loose some 18,000 of its employees by the end of 2014. You could argue that it’s a necessary evil, or you could argue that it’s a short-sighted misstep. From what I’ve read, this is about Microsoft repositioning itself for the […]

Apple v. Google: The goliath deathmatch by the numbers in 2014

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By Conner Forrest From Tech Republic The challenge in analyzing the Apple v. Google rivalry is deciding which metrics to use. Here are four data points to get a grip on who’s winning. The showdown between Apple and Google has evolved into the most heated rivalry in the business world and the tech industry. The […]

MoneyWiz 1.5 for Mac is here – demo version, Cayman Islands Dollar

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From MacMegasite Sofia, Bulgaria – SilverWiz Ltd. is thrilled to announce the release of MoneyWiz 1.5.2 for Mac OS X. The update to this personal finance software, adds more than 50 new features and is free for all existing customers. Most notably, the update introduces a brand new design optimized for iOS7, flat icon, new […]